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Matt McCord

Managing Director

State Income Tax


Matt provides technical consulting services encompassing state and local income, franchise, and other business activity taxes. These services include reviewing tax returns, identifying potential adjustments or positions to benefit clients, developing tax planning strategies, and evaluating and implementing planning opportunities for DMA clients. Additionally, he reviews proposed audit changes and/or assessments, prepares administrative appeals, and negotiates reductions in audit assessments and audit settlements. Matt has developed training programs for new hires, develops content for DMA’s website, and is a regular speaker at various tax seminars.



27+ years in state income & franchise tax; 27 years with DMA

  • Identified significant tax savings for a wide variety of corporate taxpayers and secured refunds from various state Departments of Revenue
  • Assisted clients with current year state and local income & franchise tax compliance and state amended return (RAR/1120X) compliance
  • Performed extensive research for clients’ unique circumstances and has been instrumental in issue development
  • Generated +$70 million in state income & franchise tax savings for clients

All US States



Entertainment | Healthcare | Hospitality | Manufacturing | Oil & Gas | Publishing | Restaurants | Retail | Service | Utilities



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting – Ball State University
  • Attends and presents at seminars and conferences that address federal, state, and local tax